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nàire

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Scottish GaelicEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Irish náire.

NounEdit

nàire f

  1. shame, disgrace, ignominy
  2. bashfulness, modesty

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Faclair Gàidhlig Dwelly Air Loidhne, Dwelly, Edward (1911), Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic-English Dictionary (10th ed.), Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, ISBN 0 901771 92 9
  • náire” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.